THERE was a loud bang as a car collided with a brewery truck on Gilead Road in Moletjie outside Polokwane on Wednesday.
And while emergency services scrambled to help the injured, locals jumped in too – to help themselves to the booze. A resident explained that it took them just over two minutes.
A four-year-old girl died and two adults were seriously injured and taken to WF Knobel Hospital.
Boozer Sammy Mathiba said it was his month-end bonus.
Another looter said: “I’m disappointed because many bottles were damaged. I wish this would also happen during the festive season.”